Tag: New York Mets

Mets Unsure If They Will Tender Rene Rivera

An article by posted on November 17, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Unsure If They Will Tender Rene Rivera

According to Kristie Ackert of New York Daily News, the New York Mets are still unsure if they will tender catcher Rene Rivera a contract for the 2017 season. Rivera, 33, is arbitration eligible this offseason and is estimated to make $2.2 million for the 2017 season. One team source that Ackert talked to said they […]

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MMO Free Agent Profile: Brandon Moss, 1B/OF

An article by posted on November 17, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Free Agent Profile: Brandon Moss, 1B/OF

Brandon Moss Position: First Base / Outfield Bats: Left – Throws: Right  Born: September 16, 1983 (Age 33) Brandon Moss enters the offseason in enviable fashion; with no qualifying offer attached to the 33-year-old and coming off a season where he posted his second highest home run total (28) of his career, highest OPS (.784) […]

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Mets 2017 Roster Taking Shape, Payroll Currently At $124 Million

An article by posted on November 16, 2016 0 Comments
Mets 2017 Roster Taking Shape, Payroll Currently At $124 Million

Here we are almost four weeks before the Winter Meetings and we’re already getting a good sense of what the New York Mets will look like in 2017. After seeing Neil Walker accept his one-year, $17.2 million qualifying offer on Monday, it appears the Mets infield is pretty much locked in with Lucas Duda at […]

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2016 Mets Report Cards: Noah Syndergaard, RHP

An article by posted on November 15, 2016 0 Comments
2016 Mets Report Cards: Noah Syndergaard, RHP

NOAH SYNDERGAARD, RHP Player Data: Age: 24, B/T: Left/Right, Free Agency: 2022 2016 Primary Stats: 14-9, 2.60 ERA, 30 GS, 183.2 IP, 218 K, 43 BB, 1.15 WHIP 2016 Review: It seemed only fitting that Noah Syndergaard would get the Mets their first win of the 2016 season against the defending World Series Champion Kansas City Royals. […]

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Press Release: St. Lucie County Extends Contract with New York Mets for 25 Years

An article by posted on November 15, 2016 0 Comments
Press Release: St. Lucie County Extends Contract with New York Mets for 25 Years

St. Lucie County Commissioners unanimously approved a new Facilities Use Agreement (FUA) with the New York Mets to provide $55 million in renovations to Tradition Field and keep professional baseball in Port St. Lucie for another 25 years. Furthermore the new agreement provides a substantial increase, roughly $400,000 a year, in promotional efforts by the […]

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Corey Seager and Michael Fulmer Win Rookie of the Year Honors

An article by posted on November 14, 2016 0 Comments
Corey Seager and Michael Fulmer Win Rookie of the Year Honors

Major League Baseball announced their 2016 Rookie of the Year Award winners on Monday. Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager won in the National League and Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Michael Fulmer took the honors in the American League. Seager, 22, batted .308/.365/.512 with 40 doubles, 26 homers, 72 RBI and 105 runs scored. His […]

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2016 Mets Report Cards: Seth Lugo, RHP

An article by posted on November 14, 2016 0 Comments
2016 Mets Report Cards: Seth Lugo, RHP

Seth Lugo, RHP Player Data: Age: 27 on 11/17, B/T: Right/Right, Free Agency: 2022 2016 Primary Stats: 5-2, 2.67 ERA, 17 G, 8 GS, 64 IP, 45 K, .1.09 WHIP 2016 Review: At first glance, Seth Lugo‘s Triple A numbers in 2016 didn’t scream “promotion” to the majors. In 21 games, 14 of those starts […]

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Blue Jays Discussing Jay Bruce Deal With Mets

An article by posted on November 13, 2016 0 Comments
Blue Jays Discussing Jay Bruce Deal With Mets

According to ESPN’s Jim Bowden while a guest on MLB Network, the Toronto Blue Jays are reportedly discussing a deal for outfielder Jay Bruce with the New York Mets. No other particulars were mentioned and there was no indication of how far along any discussions were, but interesting to hear nonetheless. At last week’s GM […]

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Shoebox Memories: 1978 Topps ERA Leader Craig Swan

An article by posted on November 13, 2016 0 Comments
Shoebox Memories: 1978 Topps ERA Leader Craig Swan

1978 was a tough time to be a young Mets fan. The first full season without Tom Seaver, the Mets went 66 – 96, finishing last in the National League East, 24 games behind the Philadelphia Phillies. The manager was future Hall of Famer Joe Torre, who had retired as player-manager the prior season to […]

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MMO Free Agent Profile: Brad Ziegler, RP

An article by posted on November 11, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Free Agent Profile: Brad Ziegler, RP

Brad Ziegler Position: Right-handed reliever Bats: Right – Throws: Right Born: October 10, 1979 (Age 37) Brad Ziegler hits the open market at a time when teams are prioritizing bullpen help more and more these days, after watching what the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians did in this year’s postseason, and how the Kansas City […]

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